SD-WAN Architectures: The Big Picture

by Matt Conran

In this course, you will gain knowledge about the various SD-WAN architectures, core features, and why we need it. SD-WAN virtualizes the WAN and makes it more agile to be in tune with today's application requirements.

What you'll learn

In this course, The SD-WAN Architectures: The Big Picture, you will be guided through the problems with the existing WAN and what challenges it has when supporting today's environment. First, you will learn what SD-WAN is, it’s components, and how it works. Next, you will discover the functions of SD-WAN and the advantages it can bring to your organization. Finally, you will explore the various SD-WAN architectures. When you are finished with this course, you will have the skills and knowledge needed to talk confidently about SD-WAN and fully understand the options/features available to you.

Table of contents

Course Overview
1min
Applying SD-WAN to Your Organization
26mins
The SD-WAN Architectures: Deciding What Is Right for Your Organization
43mins
Implementing SD-WAN
8mins

About the author

Matt Conran has more than 24 years of networking industry with entrepreneurial start-ups, government organizations and others. He is a lead Network & Security Architect and successfully delivered major global greenfield service provider and data center networks. Core skill set includes advanced data center, service provider, security, and virtualization technologies. He loves to travel and has a passion for landscape photography.

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